The table below looks at the statistics for User Stories skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited User Stories over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
User Story
England / East of England
Rank 136 176 194
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +18
Permanent jobs citing User Stories 107 86 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.82% 1.27% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.48% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 95 70 59
Median salary £48,500 £44,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.37% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,100 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5151 5811 6088
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 87.56% 85.91% 84.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4251 4786 4864
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

User Stories
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England region citing User Stories as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

User Stories Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region.

User Stories Salary Trend in the East of England

User Stories
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing User Stories across the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

User Stories Salary Histogram in the East of England

User Stories
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing User Stories within the East of England region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +10 32 £45,000 +8.43% 4
Hertfordshire +7 24 £55,000 +1.85% 2
Essex +27 17 £48,750 +39.28% 2
Suffolk +17 16 £51,250 - 1
Cambridgeshire -22 15 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Bedfordshire +7 3 £65,000 +49.42% 3
User Stories
England

User Stories
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing User Stories also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for User Stories.

1 215 (91.10%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (44.07%) Scrum
3 77 (32.63%) Finance
4 66 (27.97%) Business Analysis
5 52 (22.03%) BDD
6 51 (21.61%) JIRA
7 50 (21.19%) Degree
8 44 (18.64%) Kanban
8 44 (18.64%) Confluence
8 44 (18.64%) C#
9 41 (17.37%) Software Engineering
10 40 (16.95%) SQL Server
11 36 (15.25%) Microsoft
11 36 (15.25%) Waterfall
12 35 (14.83%) .NET
12 35 (14.83%) Computer Science
13 34 (14.41%) Mentoring
14 33 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
15 31 (13.14%) Java
15 31 (13.14%) SQL
15 31 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
16 29 (12.29%) Coaching
17 26 (11.02%) Use Case
18 25 (10.59%) Unit Testing
19 24 (10.17%) SDLC
19 24 (10.17%) Analytics
20 23 (9.75%) Marketing
20 23 (9.75%) UML
20 23 (9.75%) OO
21 22 (9.32%) HTML

User Stories
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (18.64%) Confluence
2 15 (6.36%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (1.69%) Apache Solr
3 4 (1.69%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.69%) Drupal
3 4 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.27%) WordPress
5 2 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (2.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.27%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.54%) SaaS
3 4 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.69%) Datadog
4 2 (0.85%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.93%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.51%) Big Data
4 10 (4.24%) MySQL
5 6 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.69%) CouchDB
6 4 (1.69%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.69%) HBase
6 4 (1.69%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.69%) Neo4j
6 4 (1.69%) Redis
6 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.69%) Riak
6 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.69%) SQLPlus
7 3 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.27%) MarkLogic
7 3 (1.27%) Power BI
7 3 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 51 (21.61%) JIRA
2 22 (9.32%) NUnit
3 20 (8.47%) Cucumber
3 20 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 19 (8.05%) JUnit
5 18 (7.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (6.36%) Maven
6 15 (6.36%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (4.66%) Ranorex
8 9 (3.81%) Selenium
9 5 (2.12%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.69%) Jasmine
10 4 (1.69%) Log4Net
10 4 (1.69%) Subversion
11 3 (1.27%) Git (software)
11 3 (1.27%) Mockito
12 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.42%) SpecFlow
12 1 (0.42%) TeamCity
General
1 77 (32.63%) Finance
2 23 (9.75%) Marketing
3 12 (5.08%) Retail
4 11 (4.66%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.69%) Banking
5 4 (1.69%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.85%) Advertising
6 2 (0.85%) Automotive
6 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.42%) Back Office
7 1 (0.42%) Games
7 1 (0.42%) Legal
7 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 140 (59.32%) Analyst
2 126 (53.39%) Business Analyst
3 52 (22.03%) Developer
4 34 (14.41%) Agile Business Analyst
5 31 (13.14%) Digital Analyst
5 31 (13.14%) Digital Business Analyst
6 30 (12.71%) Senior Analyst
7 23 (9.75%) Senior Business Analyst
8 20 (8.47%) Software Analyst
9 18 (7.63%) Insurance Business Analyst
10 16 (6.78%) Finance Business Analyst
10 16 (6.78%) Financial Analyst
10 16 (6.78%) Financial Business Analyst
10 16 (6.78%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 16 (6.78%) Service Analyst
11 15 (6.36%) Developer in Test
12 13 (5.51%) Software Developer
13 12 (5.08%) Business IT Analyst
13 12 (5.08%) Senior Developer
13 12 (5.08%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (14.83%) .NET
2 22 (9.32%) HTML
3 18 (7.63%) Spring
4 17 (7.20%) RESTful
5 16 (6.78%) .NET Framework
5 16 (6.78%) REST
6 15 (6.36%) Apache Camel
6 15 (6.36%) ASP.NET
7 14 (5.93%) HTML5
7 14 (5.93%) JSON
8 13 (5.51%) CSS
8 13 (5.51%) Web Services
9 12 (5.08%) Entity Framework
10 10 (4.24%) AngularJS
10 10 (4.24%) jQuery
10 10 (4.24%) XML
11 9 (3.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (3.39%) SOAP
13 7 (2.97%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (2.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 35 (14.83%) Computer Science
2 33 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.90%) Virtual Team
4 17 (7.20%) Mathematics
5 14 (5.93%) User Experience
6 13 (5.51%) Algorithms
6 13 (5.51%) Statistics
7 12 (5.08%) Management Information System
8 8 (3.39%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.12%) iPad
10 4 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.69%) Xbox
11 3 (1.27%) Clustering
11 3 (1.27%) Replication
12 1 (0.42%) BBC
12 1 (0.42%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.54%) Android
2 5 (2.12%) Windows
3 4 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (91.10%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (44.07%) Scrum
3 66 (27.97%) Business Analysis
4 52 (22.03%) BDD
5 44 (18.64%) Kanban
6 41 (17.37%) Software Engineering
7 36 (15.25%) Waterfall
8 34 (14.41%) Mentoring
9 31 (13.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (12.29%) Coaching
11 26 (11.02%) Use Case
12 25 (10.59%) Unit Testing
13 24 (10.17%) Analytics
13 24 (10.17%) SDLC
14 23 (9.75%) OO
14 23 (9.75%) UML
15 22 (9.32%) Data Modelling
15 22 (9.32%) Project Management
16 20 (8.47%) Test Automation
17 19 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 44 (18.64%) C#
2 31 (13.14%) Java
2 31 (13.14%) SQL
3 19 (8.05%) JavaScript
4 10 (4.24%) T-SQL
5 9 (3.81%) C++
6 5 (2.12%) PHP
7 4 (1.69%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.85%) Perl
8 2 (0.85%) Python
8 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 50 (21.19%) Degree
2 12 (5.08%) ISEB
3 11 (4.66%) IIBA
4 8 (3.39%) CBAP
5 6 (2.54%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.69%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.63%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) SDET
3 1 (0.42%) WAI
3 1 (0.42%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 15 (6.36%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.69%) HP Fortify
2 4 (1.69%) Nagios
3 3 (1.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (15.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.36%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.54%) CA Agile Central
3 6 (2.54%) Google
4 4 (1.69%) Mapbox
4 4 (1.69%) New Relic
5 3 (1.27%) Tableau
5 3 (1.27%) TOWER Software
6 1 (0.42%) Adobe
6 1 (0.42%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.42%) IBM
6 1 (0.42%) IBM Sterling
6 1 (0.42%) Virgin Media
6 1 (0.42%) Xamarin
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Posted: 15 hours ago
Norfolk
Pearson Frank
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Chris Cobbold Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £43,000 per annum + benefits + bonuses
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55,000 + Attractive Bonuses
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Beagle Street
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Norwich
Williams Lea Tag
Salary: £30,000 - £38,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
TUI Group Careers
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago